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 Senate Special Committee on Illegal Drugs - Info Links & Video Clips

The Senate Special Committee on Illegal Drugs was formed on April 11, 2000 and began hearings in October 2000. The scope of the committee was narrowed to the study of cannabis laws.

On September 4, 2002 the Senate Special Committee on Illegal Drugs publicly announced their findings and issued their recommendations. The committee strongly recommended the legalization of cannabis, and urged the government not to delay on implementing their suggestions.

Cannabis: Our Position For A Canadian Public Policy
Senate Committee web site: Final Report

Summary Report: Highlights (CannabisLink.ca)
The Senate's Recommendations (HTML excerpt from the Summary)
Listen to the Press Conference (RealAudio)
Senate Committee on Illegal Drugs home page
Committee Proceedings (presentations from witnesses)
View the witness list.
Related info and links from CannabisLink.ca
An analysis by Canadian Matt Elrod (webmaster of drugsense.org)
An analysis by DRCnet.org (Drug Reform Coordination Network)
Sample LTE's and Opinions



Related Video Clips:
RealPlayer format


Senate Committee report

CPA Response to report

Claude Nolin interview

Nolin speaking at the "Keeping the Door Open" conference.

Johnson speaking at the "Keeping the Door Open" conference.

Gary Johnson interview


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